4-H Camps

Camp Registration

2017 Summer Programs

Texas 4-H Conference Center

Southeast District 8 County Camp Registration & Information 2017

Camp will be held in Palestine at the Lakeview Methodist Conference Center on July 7th – 9th.  County Camp is a great time to come together, learn more about 4-H & leadership, and have a general good time!

Teen Leader Application_2017
If you want to see some of the fun programs we have at camp then check out our promotional video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXbutuK8t3c

County Camp

Bell County 4-H will be attending County Camp I on June 26-28, 2017

Cost:  $180/youth

Registration Deadline:  June 16, 2017

Register Online:  texas4hcenter.tamu.edu

County Camp is a perfect fit for a first time or returning camper, someone that wants to try it all, or someone that wants to spend time with people their age and make new friends.  Programs are age-based and include traditional camp activities such as:

  • archery
  • fishing
  • rifle
  • kayaking
  • challenge course
  • dances
  • swimming
  • team challenged
  • arts & crafts
  • much more!

Leadership Lab

Bell County 4-H will be attending Leadership Lab on June 21-23, 2017

Cost:  $/youth

Registration Deadline:

Register Online: 


National 4-H Congress

The application period for youth to apply to participate in National 4-H Congress is March 1 through April 16, all applications must be submitted through 4-H Connect. There is no fee to apply.


National 4-H Congress is held annually in Atlanta, Georgia over the Thanksgiving holidays. The program combines a variety of fun and exciting educational, recreational and networking opportunities. The program combines sessions, seminars, discussion groups, and a service learning experience. The nation’s most outstanding community leaders, speakers, and educators present the most current and timely information available.



  • To improve the ability of teen 4-H youth to express themselves in written and verbal forms of communication that are necessary and important “life skills” for today and in the future.
  • To increase the awareness of the importance of Leadership, Citizenship, and Community Service in 4-H Youth Development.


  • Youth who possess the maturity to interact with other youth from different regions, cultures, experiences and beliefs.
  • Youth in grades 9-12 at time of event, November 23-28, 2017.
  • Youth must still be in high school during the time of the trip.
  • Must have approval of county Extension Office/4-H Coordinator



Online Application Opens: March 1, 2017

Online Application Closes: April 16, 2017

Interviews Announced: April 28, 2017

Interviews during Roundup: TBD

Delegation Announced: June 8, 2017

Deposit (1st Payment) due ($750.00): June 30, 2017

Final (2nd Payment) due (balance of $1,000-1,500*): July 31, 2017 (donor/sponsor search underway; final registration amount to be announced by May 1, but will not exceed $1,500)

National Congress – More Details



If you would like to attend a Bell County 4-H Camp/Workshop this summer, please visit our Workshop/Camp page: https://agrilife.org/bell4h/4-h-activities/summer-workshops/ ‎